Maker Egyptian
Title
  • Fragment of a Long Narrow Rectangular Cornice
Date between 2134 and 2040 BCE
Medium Limestone
Dimensions Overall: 5 3/8 × 14 5/8 × 3 1/2 inches (13.7 × 37.1 × 8.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1899
Accession Number 1990.212.2
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed: [hieroglyphs]
excavated from tomb of Shen-sethi (Dendereh, Egypt);
1897-98, excavated by Flinders Petrie;
1899, gifted by the Egypt Exploration Fund;
1990-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)